American Indian Council of Architects and Engineers

 

The American Indian Council of Architects and Engineers is a non-profit corporation established in 1976. Its membership is comprised of American Indian architecture, engineering, and design professionals through out the United States of America.

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AICAE 2019 Happy New Year!

Congratulations to the many achievements of our AICAE members this past year! We are very excited to take on the New Year. We look forward to your continued support of the American Indian Council of Architects and Engineers. We will continue to promote the development of indigenous people in design professions. We wish you all of the best in your pursuits and experiences for 2019. May we take on this year together! Please visit our Facebook to read about our recent accomplishments and several events we have been proud to take part in 2018.  

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AICAE 2018 Winter Solstice Greetings

  Winter Solstice Greetings! (December 21st, 2018) Today marks the first day of winter as well as the solstice, a sacred day in many indigenous cultures. As we celebrate the passing of the shortest day of the year in the Northern Hemisphere, we look forward to spending time with our families and loved ones. Traditionally, this has been a time of storytelling and gathering in long winter nights during which gifts and knowledge can be shared. We hope that your winter season is full of joy, love and beauty. During this time of year, the two light daggers frame the spiral petroglyph atop Fajada Butte in Chaco Canyon, NM. Indigenous master builders marked this moment annually with the placement of large tablature stones to ensure the timely occurrence, a practice many contemporaries incorporate into their designs today. As we take a moment to reflect on the knowledge amassed and handed down by our ancestors, we appreciate their presence and honor this traditional knowledge. AICAE would like to thank all of our members and supporters for sharing their wisdom this year and we wish continued success in the coming year.  

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